We hope that Newport NS After School classes will be able to start up again after 20th September 2021. If you are interested in running an after school class in the school, contact Fiona via email to find out more about our conditions and criteria.
Stepping Stones Montessori on Main Street. operates a BREAKFAST CLUB and AFTER SCHOOL CLUB. Contact Catherine 087 4043828 for more details
Greenway Lane Gallery often runs after school art workshops - contact Maureen O'Neill on 085 7212863 for more info
The children were so happy to see that our swifts have started laying eggs in their nest boxes here at the school. Swifts normally lay two or three eggs at two or three day intervals. Incubation starts with the first egg, and lasts for 19–20 days per egg, so we should see them hatch before the end of the school year
Newport NS Gospel Choir, which consists of the pupils of 3rd, 4th and 5th classes, has been invited to perform at the upcoming evening of choral entertainment 'Ode to Joy' which will take place on Thursday 9th June. Our choir will perform alongside other choirs, including the Westport Childrens Choir, the Westport Youth Choir, Ukrainian musicians and a renowned visiting German choir 'Neuer Kammerchor Heidenheim' Date: Thursday 9th June Time: 7pm Venue: St. Patrick Chur
The George's Street Concern Group urgently needs your help.... "Our children face grave danger every day when travelling to and from school by foot or bike via George's St. Mayo County Council has opened pubic consultation on the Greenway project and Newport town and wants to hear your views. They have asked for feedback on six questions. Our group now strongly urges parents to highlight the serious safety issues faced by our children on George's St. when responding to this
A big THANK YOU to everyone who participated in our Cycle to School Week from Monday 16 May to Friday 20 May 2022. 78 children from our school got on their bikes and cycled to school. To acknowledge their efforts, we held a RAFFLE on Monday 23 May. The prizes were vouchers from Bike World Castlebar, which the children can use to buy accessories for their bikes - or even put towards a new bike!. Every child who participated was included in the draw. The winners were: We wo
We received the following message from Foróige... Foróige is a Youth Club for young teenagers. All parents of 5th and 6th class pupils from Newport and surrounding areas are invited to attend an information meeting about the club. It will take place on Tuesday 24th May at 7:30pm upstairs in Walsh's Bridge Inn.
Parents We thought some of you might be interested in this request for host families... Regards Association are looking for host families to host French and Italian students, aged 12-17, for 2 week stays over July and August. Host families can have 1 or 2 students, depending on accommodation. Host families are paid per student per night. The students attend classes Monday to Friday and have an outing on the Saturday. TRANSPORT IS PROVIDED to collect and drop off students, to
Well done to our school golf team who won the recent inter-schools golf competition held in Mulranny Golf Club. If any children are interested in taking up golf, Mulranny Golf Club are organising basic junior golf lessons during the summer holidays. Their aim is to teach the basics of the game, the skills required, and the etiquette of the sport, in an atmosphere promoting respect for all. For more information, or to register your interest, you can contact Barry Corrigan, ju